Ramada Inn marks 40 years

The Marquette Ramada Inn recently marked 40 years in business. Attending the celebration, from left, were: first row, Alex Knudson, business services representative; Betsy Morais, Lake Superior Community Partnership director of marketing and communication; Hunter Larson, son of owner and general manager Randy Larson; Stacy Larson, wife of Randy Larson; Randy Larson; owner Tim Larson; Dee Dee Larson, wife of Tim Larson; Deb Larson; Nola Matson; and Derek Bush, LSCP business development representative; and second row, from left, Marquette County Ambassadors Sam Elder and Chris Van Abel; Michelle Sellers; Candy Fletcher; Joanna Emigh; Samantha Chen; Ed O’Brien; Rick Peterson; and Maggie Mahoney. The Ramada Inn, located at 412 W.Washington Street, has been family owned and operated since 1973.